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Gardner Minshew passes for East Carolina in Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium on Oct. 21, 2017.

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The Daily Reflector

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

Gard­ner Min­shew is headed to Wash­ing­ton State and hop­ing to land as the Cougars’ start­ing quar­ter­back in his fi­nal col­le­giate sea­son.

Min­shew, a part-time starter for East Carolina each of the last two sea­sons, an­nounced on Twit­ter on Tues­day night that he is join­ing the Cougars and coach Mike Leach this year.

The former junior-college QB grad­u­ated from ECU in De­cem­ber and left the Pi­rates in Jan­uary, cit­ing fam­ily rea­sons at home in Mis­sis­sippi, and soon af­ter was linked to the na­tional cham­pion Alabama Crim­son Tide. But Min­shew is bound for Wash­ing­ton State, telling Sports Illus­trated’s Bruce Feld­man on Tues­day that, “This is an op­por­tu­nity to com­pete for a (start­ing) job on a very good team.”

Sopho­more Reid Her­ring has been work­ing as the No. 1 QB for the Pi­rates this spring ahead of fresh­men Holton Ah­lers and Kings­ley Ifedi.

TMZ: Zay Jones arrested

Website TMZ reported Tuesday night that former East Carolina star and NCAA FBS single-season and all-time receptions leader Zay Jones was arrested for felony vandalism, stemming from a Monday night incident captured on video in a Los Angeles apartment building.

Jones had a record-setting career at ECU from 2013-16 and then was drafted with the No. 5 pick in the second round by the Buffalo Bills in 2017.

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ECU

April 23, 2018

East Carolina moved back into the top-10 of the two major college baseball polls Monday, one day before traveling to Raleigh to take on rival and fellow top-10 squad N.C. State.

ECU (30-9), which went 4-0 last week in winning all four contests on the road, is No. 7 in the Baseball America poll,…

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April 21, 2018

East Carolina had an inauspicious beginning to Saturday’s doubleheader at Memphis, falling being by a couple of runs in the opening inning of the first game, but the Pirates pounded home four runs in the fifth for for a 4-2 win, then took a 4-0 lead in the series finale and held on for…

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April 20, 2018

East Carolina’s Kathryn Car­son is the Amer­i­can Ath­letic Con­fer­ence women’s golf fresh­man of the year, giv­ing the Pi­rates that honor for the first time since they joined the league in 2014.

The Pi­rates also took the AAC team aca­demic…

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April 20, 2018

Ken Niumatalolo is on Paul Johnson’s side when it comes to the new NCAA rule in football that bans blocking below the waist that occurs five yards beyond the line of scrimmage.

Niumatalolo is the veteran coach at Navy, which runs the triple-option rushing scheme maybe better than any other…

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April 20, 2018

After dropping a traditional weekend series for the first time this season last week against South Florida in Greenville, the East Carolina baseball team traveled to Durham on Tuesday and beat Duke 9-2 for another key resume-building victory.

The Pirates cruised in Durham thanks to a few things…

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April 19, 2018

No. 7 seed East Carolina cruised into the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference men’s tennis championships with a 4-0 victory over No. 10 seed Connecticut in Dallas on Thursday.

ECU (22-4) swept the doubles point and then got three singles victories in straight sets…

April 19, 2018

An unexpected infusion of cash from the American Athletic Conference will help offset other losses and keep East Carolina athletics within negative budget projections for the current fiscal year — an expected loss of about $979,000 to bring the department’s running deficit to $3.2…

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April 18, 2018

East Carolina held spring football practice early this year, ending it with the annual Purple-Gold Game on March 24 at Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, and that led to more free time for the Pirate players and coaches in April.

Coach Scottie Montgomery said Wednesday during the American Athletic Conference…

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April 17, 2018

DURHAM — Tuesday night served as a college baseball showcase of sorts in the Triangle.

East Carolina, the lone non-Atlantic Coast Conference member alongside Duke, North Carolina and N.C. State, left ACC land with a big win by defeating Duke 9-2 at Jack Coombs Field for the Pirates’…

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April 17, 2018

The weekly shakeup in college baseball’s national rankings saw East Carolina ranked No. 11 by Baseball America and Duke at No. 8 heading into their game tonight in Durham. D1baseball.com has the Blue Devils (30-7) ninth and ECU (26-9) at No. 12.

ECU leads the all-time series 36-12-1 and is 4-…

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